About Us

who we are

J. Powdrill & Associates is a solution-oriented, minority – and women-owned consulting firm specializing in small business management and growth. Our experienced team offers management consulting services on a project-based/short-term basis as well as for long-term engagements.

Small – and medium-sized businesses are at risk of plateauing if operations, processes and growth are not optimized. We use our knowledge and experience to provide our clients with the resources and industry insight to create tools, processes and systems to help better manage and grow their businesses.

About Joyce Powdrill

Joyce Powdrill, MBA, has more than 20 years of business development and financing experience. As founder and President of J. Powdrill & Associates, Joyce helps her clients grow and sustain their organizations and moves them more quickly toward their desired objectives. Joyce works with small- and medium-sized businesses in various industries to develop creative strategies and solutions to their challenges and offers specialized expertise in financial analysis, capital planning and debt structuring. As a business advisor, Joyce partners with organizations to conduct comprehensive organizational assessments, develop strategy, analyze and identify financing opportunities and project cash flow and growth analyses.

Before founding J. Powdrill & Associates, Joyce held several executive-level roles overseeing business and economic development and commercial lending for Cincinnati-area corporations and non-profit organizations. Past positions include: Vice President of Business Development, of a local construction company; Vice President of Economic Development, of a local economic development organization; and Assistant Vice President of Lending and Portfolio Management for two major regional financial institutions.
A lifelong Cincinnati resident, Joyce received a Bachelor of Science degree in Administrative Management and Personnel Management from the University of Cincinnati and an Executive Master degree in Business Administration from Xavier University,